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Outsourcing giant launches ABS to add legal to claims services

A global legal outsourcing brand has launched an alternative business structure to add legal services to its motor claims business. WNS, based in Mumbai, has delivery centres across the world.

August 4th, 2015 | No Comments »

News in brief: SRA renewals delay, referral fee “ignorance”, and much more

Our regular round-up of news you need to know includes the appeal court quashing an ILEX disciplinary ruling, delays for solicitors renewing practising certificates, a survey of young drivers on referral fees, a survey finding support for outsourcing and much more besides.

October 24th, 2011 | No Comments »

ABA ethics commission outlines beefed-up outsourcing rules

Plans to clarify the ethics of outsourcing work to lawyers and non-lawyers, and the circumstances in which outsourcing would be wrong, are to be put to the American Bar Association (ABA). The “initial draft proposals” go further than an initial draft published last year.

May 5th, 2011 | 1 Comment »

“Anything that doesn’t need a physical presence can be done offshore”

The second in a series of extracts from Climate Change, a report on the impact of the Legal Services Act published by accountants Baker Tilly, looks at the growing role of outsourcing both front and back-office work, and how far it could go.

November 4th, 2010 | 1 Comment »